I’ve had my glowforfe for a few months and this is my largest project so far. I used a combination of Shapr3D, FreeCAD and illustrator to design it. I had lots of fun putting this together.
Here’s the final product
Here’s a detail of the rack and pinion system I used to push the candy out
This is it working
And here’s how it looked while I was designing it.
Also, I used this website to generate the gear systems, I figured someone else might find it useful http://hessmer.org/gears/InvoluteSpurGearBuilder.html